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Accra Calendars - 2019 Summer Session I

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2018 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2019 Summer I Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Summer I Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
Summer I Tuition Refund Deadline (No refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 28, 2019 Departure from US on optional group flight
May 29 Arrival in Accra
Move into housing
May 30 Mandatory orientation
June 1 Accra city tour
June 2 Field trip — Beach and shoreline excursion
June 3 Courses begin
June 8 - 9 Overnight field trip — Cape Coast slave castle and Kakum National Park
June 14 - 16 Optional Volta Eco Tour
July 5 Courses end
Final examinations
Program end date
July 6 Move out of housing
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.